Jim Bird was born in Bloxwich and grew up in Walsall, eventually leaving to pursue a career as an artist abroad. Whilst living in New York, he exhibited with artists such as Robert Motherwell and Kenneth Noland. He now lives in Majorca which has been his home for many years and wnere he is a much loved and celebrated painter.
This major exhibition will bring together recent paintings and works on paper together with a selection of key works produced since the late 1980s. The exhibition offers an opportunity to celebrate the achievements of a Walsall born artist and re-evaluate his work in the context of modern and contemporary painting.